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Name:Lawrence Taylor
Hometown:Willamsburg, VA
High School:Lafayette
Born:February 4, 1959 (60)
Height/Weight:6-3, 242
Position:Outside Linebacker
Notes:Football
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Bly, Fuller, Switzer, Taylor Named to ESPN All-Time ACC Football Team
Lawrence Taylor is one of three UNC players to be named unanimous All-American. Dre Bly's 20 career interceptions are second in ACC history, and he...

College football turns 150: Bly, Peppers, Taylor recognized on All-Time All-America team
The task: picking an All-Time All-American team from the first 150 years of college football. Degree of difficulty: all but impossible. Nonetheless, our team of...

Giants linebackers coach Bill Belichick raves about Lawrence Taylor in awesome throwback video
Bill Belichick has coached a number of talented players over his career, but none have resonated with him more than Hall-of-Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor. Belichick...

LT is the GOAT (but you already knew that)
The NFL had never seen anything like Lawrence Taylor. No one had. The 6-foot-3, 240-pound Taylor dominated like no pass rusher before or after him...

Greatest former UNC athlete by state (Virginia): Lawrence Taylor
Before he was a household name, Lawrence Taylor was simply a Tar Heel finding a position he was comfortable playing. At linebacker, Taylor blossomed into...

Jake Delhomme reflects on Julius Peppers' career
Speaking Monday on WFNZ's The Mac Attack, former NFL quarterback Jake Delhomme began discussing Julius Peppers by recalling his time as a backup for the...

Just how great was Lawrence Taylor's MVP season in 1986?
Pro Football Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor is known as one of the greatest players of all time. Never was that more evident than in...

Alex Smith suffers Joe Thiesmann-esque leg injury 33 years to the day of Lawrence Taylor's tackle
Washington quarterback Alex Smith suffered a season-ending leg injury against the Houston Texans on Sunday. If the injury weren’t ugly enough, the play occurred 33...

Bill Belichick: Nobody compares to Lawrence Taylor
Khalil Mack is dominating the NFL in 2018. Giants great Lawrence Taylor dominated for a decade. Bill Belichick was Giants defensive coordinator during Taylor's heyday...

Video: Lawrence “LT” Taylor: The Linebacker Who Changed the Game | A Football Life
In this episode of A Football Life, walk through the life of former North Carolina and New York Giants Hall of Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor...


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